Today we got our first trend-topping New 52 story in some time, and while it's a holiday news week, it does bring to mind what a crazy year 2011 was for comics news (and closing out strong with Watchmen 2 in the panic room) as we turn our attention to wondering what 2012 will bring.
Most-Read Comic Stories Today:
Nothing can make the presence of the Wildstorm Universe, truly rebooted within the new 52, quite as clear as the cover to Superman #8, to be published by DC Comics in April.
But that's what's happening to the famous Golden Apple comic store in Los Angeles, who have put themselves on eBay for a Buy It Now price of $679,000, including a stock worth over $300,000.
It is possible we may hear more about this in the New Year.
Most-Read TV/Film Stories Today:
We're nearing the new year, a new release calendar, and a new slate of movies. The studios have rolled out a whole stream of promotional images for their 2012 fare in the last few days, and I've sifted through for the pics that we hadn't seen before, and a few that we had which are being re-released at better quality.
Here's the list in escalating order of floppiness.
Thanks to Kevin Smith for turning the clip up again.